Khusbu Bhakta

Khusbu joined Vera in October 2017 as the communications coordinator. She helps proofread content on Vera’s website, including publications, fact sheets, and blog posts. She also writes the external and internal Vera newsletter. Prior to joining Vera, Khusbu worked at Penguin Random House where she worked with the speakers bureau and provided support to numerous authors, including Bryan Stevenson. 

She also volunteers with the Parole Preparation Project, an organization that works with incarcerated individuals serving indeterminate life sentences to assist with preparation for their parole hearings. She is a 2014 graduate of NYU’s Summer Publishing Institute and holds a BA in journalism and media studies from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.